DescriptionA programming error exists in a way Randombit Botan cryptographic library version 2.0.1 implements x500 string comparisons which could lead to certificate verification issues and abuse. A specially crafted X509 certificate would need to be delivered to the client or server application in order to trigger this vulnerability.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2017:1222-1, published Tue May 9 10:10:20 MDT 2017
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1|| ||Patchnames:
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2|| ||Patchnames:
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3|| ||Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libbotan-1_10-0
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4||Botan||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1||Botan||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2||Botan||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3||Botan||Affected|